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Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation Announces Scholarship Recipients

The Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation (NCF) is pleased to announce it has awarded $54,200 in scholarships to students furthering their education goals in the 2018-2019 academic year. "The Foundation st... Read More

Masterton: County would like to see united economic development effort

Scotts Bluff County Board Chair Mark Masterton says the Commissioners decided to drop out of the Western Nebraska Economic Development Group when it was time to pay the yearly dues. Masterton says the commissioners feel the efforts by the regional... Read More

Great Plains Grazing to host May 25 webinar on ‘limit feeding’ during drought

MANHATTAN, Kan. – In years when hay and forage production is low due to drought, hay prices often escalate, and in severe cases, forage of any kind may be hard to obtain. Limit feeding can be a cost effective strategy to retain the cow herd nucleus... Read More

Administration Focusing on Good, Not Quick, NAFTA 2.0

Bloomberg says the U.S., Canada, and Mexico are all on separate pages when it comes to a new North American Free Trade Agreement. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the administration is more focused on reaching a good deal rather than an imme... Read More

Bluffs man facing felony assault for vicious attack at Lake Minatare

An 18 year old Scottsbluff man has been charged with aggravated assault after a vicious attack on another man at Lake Minatare last Wednesday. Elijah Blanco is accused of driving to the lake and beating up and body slamming the man to the ground i... Read More

Organic Sector Grows 6.4 Percent in 2017

More of America’s grocery carts were filled with organic products in 2017. The Organic Trade Association’s 2018 Industry Survey shows consumers were buying everything from organic produce and organic ice cream to organic fresh juices and organ... Read More

Miss Nebraska crowned Miss USA

Miss Nebraska has been crowned Miss USA. Sarah Rose Summers bested 50 other women from all the states and the District of Columbia to win Monday evening's final competition. A 23-year-old contestant from Omaha, Summers graduated from Texas Christi... Read More

Growing a Renewable Future

At the very heart of Nebraska agriculture, a synergistic relationship between corn, ethanol, and livestock has been helping grow our state for decades.  Ethanol producers use corn feedstocks to produce high-quality biofuels.  Many cattle feeders pr... Read More

Doubleheader legion baseball tonight on KNEB

It'll be a busy night of legion baseball coverage here at KNEB. We'll start with the WESTCO Zephyrs hosting Cheyenne Post 6 over at Cleveland Field. There's been a change in start time for tonight's game, it's been moved from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Rad... Read More

House Farm Bill Dormant Amid Immigration Dispute

House Republican leadership is currently struggling with immigration issues and it’s put the House farm bill that didn’t pass on Friday right on the back burner. The Hagstrom Report describes the bill as “dormant.” Speaker Paul Ryan called... Read More

House Members Call for End to Thailand’s Ban on U.S. Pork

Washington, D.C.– Members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to Virachai Plasai, ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the United States, calling for the removal of restrictions on imports of U.S. farm products, including U.S.... Read More